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Teaching Writing to Children Part Two: Expository and Persuasive Writing
Series: Teaching Writing. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
The genres of expository writing and persuasion are covered in this book. Each lesson has a description of the writing genre, how to practice in class, teaching ideas, and ways to display student work. Lessons on bookmaking and publishing are included. Great for writing teachers and homeschoolers.
Writing Enrichment - The Basics of Good Creative Writing
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 19,980. Language: Australian English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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NOT another book about coming up with ideas for stories, but how to actually WRITE them! These exercises are crafted around the specific process whereby students learn to write. (See introduction.) Low stress for teachers & students alike. No pre-class prep. Open the booklet & read. Also suit homeschoolers. A radically new approach, originally developed for students with learning difficulties.
Skipping School (30+ Great Things You May Not Know About Home Schooling)
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Considering home schooling? Tackle concerns and gain confidence as this homeschool facilitator, mother, and former teacher arms you with facts about socialization, post-secondary opportunity, public school myths and more. Buy this jam-packed, motivating, and powerful book and make your home a place where your child can thrive in freedom & learn in joy with the natural radiance children deserve!
The IRS and Your Homeschool Organization
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
When does a homeschool organization have to deal with the IRS? The pros and cons of tax exempt 501c3 status for homeschool organizations. Is it needed? Is it worth it? Also covered are non profit incorporation, the application process, and how to maintain tax exempt status.
Write Hard: Prompts, Prods, and Pep-Talks for Writers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Nobody said writing fiction was going to be easy. Take chances, make the courageous, daring choice. Write hard. No one wants to read another version of what's come before. No one wants the same thing, warmed over, and served cold. This is a time to be bold and foolish with your writing; you just might like the outcome.
101 Reasons Why I'm an Unschooler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
(5.00 from 1 review)
A manifesto for living and learning in freedom.
Build Writing Muscle: 20 Activities to Get Kids Writing
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Build Writing Muscle with some great activities and exercises to help kids develop writing fluency, learn about sentence structure, improve paragraph skills and learn about larger works and research. The activities are perfect for any young writer from grade two on up and are appropriate for adult learners as well. The book includes information about the development of writing skill, too.
Learning on the Road: Educational Travel Tips, Curriculum, and Destinations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Stuck in the rut of classroom or kitchen-table based learning? Take to the road for a fresh dose of educational adventure with this guide to travel learning. Stress less and enjoy more with travel tips on how to spend less, eat better, sleep well, and learn tons. Contains curriculum ideas, unit study suggestions, personal narratives, and details on more than 75 U.S. educational destinations.
Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet is a hands on, engaging book for teachers and parents who work with children on their phonemic awareness skills. By bridging a child’s natural world with the “mysterious code” of written language, educators can enhance each child’s learning experience. Unlocking the Mystery of the Alphabet gives children the first key to solving this mysterious code.
How To Homeschool Your Children
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This guide examines several different areas of homeschooling, including: - Making the decision to homeschool - Scheduling - Choosing Your Curriculum - Legal Issues - Socialization The guide includes step-by-step instructions and pinpointed lists of both what to do and what not to do.
Writing Prompts for The Giver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
This booklet contains 50 thought-provoking writing prompts that will deepen readers' understanding of Lois Lowry's classic novel, The Giver. Use the prompts for daily journaling, longer assignments, test questions, or discussion starters. With something for every writer, Writing Prompts for The Giver is an ideal resource for homeschoolers and classroom teachers.
The Classical Speller, Grade I, Student Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
A 100-year-old, tried-and-true spelling method. Get back to the classics - Education the way it was for every great man of every generation, from our Colonial forefathers up until about the 1970’s. Return to a time when people cared about their spelling and everything else they produced. Students following this method will build real self-esteem and pride in a job well done.
Diagnostic Tools to Help the Homeschooling Parent
Series: Learning Styles Made Simple, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles
Diagnostic Tools to Help the Homeschooling Parent contains four fun and simple quizzes that are amazingly accurate and surprisingly reliable. Find insight, direction and answers to the questions that homeschooling parents ask every June & January: Am I using the homeschooling method that is the best fit for my family? Am I teaching my kids in the way they learn best? Am I doing enough?
CLAM: Cognitive Learning Activities and Manual
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Teachers, Home Schoolers and Parents: Keep Your Kids Happy as a Clam while Learning! CLAM (Cognitive Learning Activities & Manual) is for grades 2-7, with more advanced level activities taking it into grade 8. Perfect for home schooling and enrichment programs. Filled with craft activity resources to make learning fun.
Lapbooking Made Easy
Series: Helps from a Homeschool Mom of 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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A lapbook is a portable project filled with pictures and other neat information about a topic. It's a great hands-on way for students to start learning about a topic, or to wrap up a study. But many teachers/parents are intimidated by where to begin with these great resources. Our goal is to take the unknown out of lapbooking and show you how easy it is to incorporate lapbooks.
Phonics My New Words Books 1
Series: Clever Cat Phonics, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
Stage 3 of Reading4Children reading programme. These books and worksheets are aimed at helping you teach your child how to read using phonics. These books focus on the first simple words used by children.
It's Time for Good Manners!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
Part story book, part practice book, all parts fun! Children learn good manners -- and how to tell time -- with this colorful activity book. They'll spend the day with Torie, Tad, Tessa and Tyler and see how it's time for good manners all day long. And then they'll get the chance to practice telling time -- all while enjoying the cute clock designs, and without realizing they're learning.
Earth Day Every Day - Lesson Plans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
Earth Day Every Day Lesson Plans (K-12) is full of activities for your students to learn about recycling, reusing and composting. Every activity uses recycled materials. We all can make a difference and these activities help your students see how.
A Little Princess Novel Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
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A Unit Study to use while reading the Novel. The Novel is NOT included.
Spell Storytell
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 190. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Home schooling
Spell Storytell is an article that presents a curriculum for different spelling lists based on storytelling.